Collective Equestrian
Collective Equestrian
Collective Equestrian



The Ethos

It can’t be an accident that the vast majority of top riders have a team around them supporting their career. Horses and riders work better when they’re engaged in a routine. The combined talents of the team at Collective Equestrian mean that no matter your level we will be able to work with you to create a routine for your horse and yourself that allows you to make the most of your daily riding. Whether you choose to join us at Collective Equestrian on a full training livery package, come several times a month for some private tuition, or simply join a weekly group lesson, you’ll find that riding in an atmosphere which is at once supportive and encouraging yet also challenging and engaging improves your riding and your competitive prospects. Lastly, sport is nothing if it doesn’t change us. We believe that when we get it right riding makes us better people.



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Who are we?

Come and meet our friendly folk down here at Collective. We would love to see you.
Jonny Clarke-West

Jonny Clarke-West
International Grand Prix Rider

Following in his mother and sister’s footsteps, Jonny started riding when he was nine years old. Jonny and his sister, Alana, were generally pretty mischievous with their ponies and paid very little heed to where they could and could not ride...



Alex Harrison

Alex Harrison
UKCC3, BD ACCREDITED

Alex started riding at the age of eleven when a friend dragged him to the local riding school. Despite being rather reluctant to start with, once hoisted aboard a donkey called Jimmy, Alex has never looked back...



Elizabeth Allen

Elizabeth Allen
UKCC3 & BHSI Qualified

Elizabeth grew up locally near Glastonbury and was bought her first pony when she was two and half and has been riding ever since! As a child she was a member of the Mendip Pony Club and then the Blackmore and Sparkford Vale...



This month's tasks achieved

It’s not all just ride, compete, repeat. Lot’s more goes on behind the scenes
235

Lessons completed

67

Horses bathed

878

Stables mucked out

360

Cups of tea made for clients

What our customers and friends say

Collective Equestrian is my horse’s home and my haven, to which I escape at the end of a working day. I love the fact that the team have taken the trouble to really get to know and understand Boris; his character and foibles. They treat him as if he were one of their own. The care lavished upon him is reflected in a settled and happy horse, which is something that gives me enormous piece of mind. For me, as for any livery owner, the standard of care is obviously the paramount consideration, but in addition to thorough and expert horse management, Collective Equestrian also boasts some really excellent facilities (20 x 60 arena with a range of jumps including skinnies and corners for simulated xc questions, walker etc - there are even some good hills for fittening and canter work). These facilitate my training and in turn help me to derive as much pleasure as possible from my riding.
Sarah Barden

Sarah Barden

I have been a livery here at Collective for over two years now with my horse Fox. I work full time so time is of the essence for me. I love the fact that I can come up to Collective early in the morning and have the first lesson with Liza first thing. I have a very large, very young dressage horse, so one of the best things for me about being here is that whenever we have a problem with our training, there is always an answer. Liza is my main trainer, but Alex has helped me out from time to time and Jonny rides Fox as well. We always feel like we’re moving forward even though he’s not the most straightforward horse to deal with. The girls take care of him after my lesson. They wash him off and he can come back into his stable, and in the meantime I am off to work and I get there on time. Some of the best things about being here are that everyone is so friendly and helpful, and always has a smile, and whatever you need, somebody will help you out with.”
Debbie Cole

Debbie Cole

Latest updates and blog

David Sheerin BHSI presents Elizabeth Allen with her BHS Stage 5 Performance Coach award at the 2018 British Horse Society Convention - Hartpury Arena, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom - 26 March 2018

Liza steps up to Stage 5 Performance Coach

Collective Equestrian is celebrating another coup this month, after Elizabeth (Liza) Allen was awarded her Stage 5 Performance Coach in Complete Horsemanship (formerly known as BHSI qualification) at the BHS International Convention at Hartpury.

March 2018 Update & Results

March was an exciting month for the doggles as they had their first encounter with snow (twice!), we were lucky that the horses routine wasn’t too disrupted thanks to our facilities. Even the grass canter track came into its own for team sledging activities!

February 2018 Update & Results

The first Quest Club BD competititon of the year for the Collective TeamQuest riders was held at Stretcholt Equestrian Centre in early February.



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Booked on already! I reckon I was the first one!!

Rose Carter Victoria Brumbyy If I can persuade Phil that I really don’t mind if he goes to see his kids on Fathers Day (😂) do you fancy going to this?

An exciting day out to West Wilts Equestrian Centre for Elizabeth Allen and Alex Harrison today!

6 year old Frankie won the Novice 27 with Liza on 70% with some very exciting comments, he was then 4th in Novice 30 on 67% with a few moments where he thought it was time to go home!

It was a first outing together for Liza with Sycamore Stud and Kim Gibson's 7 year old mare Flammenbelle. They won the Novice 30 on 71.7% - despite a loose horse galloping past the arena as they started their test and then all over the surrounding fields for 10 mins! Then in the Elementary 43 they also won overall on 68.7%, despite a few mistakes!

Lula and Alex won both their Mediums on 71.7% and 70.2%, with a few little mistake in both tests it is very promising for this gorgeous 6 year old mare!

Thank you to Shannon Cussen for her baby sitting duties on the lorry today, and the super team at home for keeping everything running smoothly!

Tilly and Minnie also thoroughly enjoyed their day out!
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An exciting day out to West Wilts Equestrian Centre for Elizabeth and Alex today!

6 year old Frankie won the Novice 27 with Liza on 70% with some very exciting comments, he was then 4th in Novice 30 on 67% with a few moments where he thought it was time to go home!

It was a first outing together for Liza with Sycamore Stud and Kim Gibsons 7 year old mare Flammenbelle. They won the Novice 30 on 71.7% - despite a loose horse galloping past the arena as they started their test and then all over the surrounding fields for 10 mins! Then in the Elementary 43 they also won overall on 68.7%, despite a few mistakes!

Lula and Alex won both their Mediums on 71.7% and 70.2%, with a few little mistake in both tests it is very promising for this gorgeous 6 year old mare!

Thank you to Shannon Cussen for her baby sitting duties on the lorry today, and the super team at home for keeping everything running smoothly!

Tilly and Minnie also thoroughly enjoyed their day out!

 

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Well done 👍

Well done C.E ! Lovely to see you today Liza. (I was glad I was all done before pony escaped 🐎😱) x

Well done everyone. 😁👍

No worries 😂😂!! Jokes well done xx

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